Grand Ledge Chamber of Commerce

Community Calendar


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Market on the Grand: May 14- September 24, 2022
5/14/2022 - 9/24/2022
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The Amazing Race
6/4/2022
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2022 Yankee Doodle Days Parade Registration
6/18/2022
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2022 Annual Fall Business Expo
9/22/2022
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2022 Night Lights Christmas Parade
12/2/2022 - 12/2/2022
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Events in the month of January 2021
1/1/2021 - 2/14/2021
A thief plans to steal a Michigan landmark on Valentine's Day! Who? What? Where? Collect clues from the websites of participating libraries across the state, solve the mystery, and claim a prize. For teens, tweens, and youth. Gameplay link posted January 1 on our event calendar.
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1/1/2021 - 3/5/2021
Kids 4th grade & up, teens, and adults can join this fun trivia competition on book knowledge!  Read books from our 2021 Battle booklist, participate in virtual and at-home activities, and compete in fun trivia competitions on Zoom! Participate individually or as a family team. Battles will be Kahoot/Zoom trivia competitions! All participants entered in a drawing to win Barnes & Noble gift cards. For the final book list and details visit dtdl.org/battle.

Battle of the Books Virtual Author Visit with Jennifer A. Nielsen [REG. REQ.]
Wednesday February 10 | 6:30pm – 7:15pm
Meet Jennifer A. Nielsen, author of The False Prince, via Zoom for a book chat and Q&A!  Hear the story behind the book, learn what it’s like to be an author, and ask questions.

Battle of the Books Virtual Book Chat [REG. REQ.]
Tuesday February 16 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
A fun and casual discussion of this year’s Battle Books.

Battle of the Books: Individual Book Trivia Game [REG. REQ.]
Tuesday February 23 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us via Zoom for a Kahoot trivia battle featuring our five Battle Books!  Each book will have its own mini battle, so you can join in for all or just the ones you’ve read.  Participants can play with a computer or a computer/tablet, computer/phone or tablet/phone combo.

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1/1/2021
Listen, play & sing along virtually with new stories and old favorites on our YouTube channel! Find more resources on our website: gladl.org/curiousgladl. New storytimes go up each week!
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1/7/2021
Join us on our YouTube Channel to explore myths, legends and fairy tales from many cultures. New content premieres twice a month.
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1/8/2021
Listen, play & sing along virtually with new stories and old favorites on our YouTube channel! Find more resources on our website: gladl.org/curiousgladl. New storytimes go up each week!
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1/8/2021
Take-Home Craft: Sharpie Tie-dye Face Mask
Video premiere Jan 18 at 11 am| Kit available starting Jan 8

Make a fun craft at home with our Take Home Craft kits. Kit include supplies and instructions. Note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Includes activity sheet with books & other library materials related to the craft.

An instructional video by GLADL staff creating each craft debuts on the GLADL YouTube Channel  on the dates shown above. Kits are available first come, first serve. 
 

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1/8/2021
Download the Free App to your device and join us for fun trivia challenges! Challenge your friends and family—who will be the Trivia champion?
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1/11/2021
Pick up (or download on gladl.org/curiousgladl) our "GLAD-Libs Silly Story Sheet" and have fun being super silly and creative! Bring it in or send a photo to gladlprogramming@gmail.com so we can share!
 

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1/11/2021
Video premiere Jan. 11 at 11am | Kit available starting Dec 31

Make a fun craft at home with our Take Home Craft kits. Kit include supplies and instructions. Note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Includes activity sheet with books & other library materials related to the craft.

An instructional video by GLADL staff creating each craft debuts on the GLADL YouTube Channel  on the dates shown above. Kits are available first come, first serve. 

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1/11/2021
Join GLADL for a presentation from MSU's Abrams Planetarium on the wonders of the January stars in the winter sky. Presentation premieres on our YouTube channel.
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1/14/2021
Gamers gather ‘round! Meet up with other Tabletop Gamers from the community to chat about the initial planning of our new Tabletop Gaming Club! Discuss future Dungeons & Dragons / Pathfinder / GURPS campaigns with others, and learn about the in-house board/card games we have available for future group play. Children ages 10+, teens, and adults are welcome. Register at https://forms.gle/2WN3asbDc6zgBzRv7 to get on our club’s email list to receive our Zoom/Discord link.
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1/15/2021
Listen, play & sing along virtually with new stories and old favorites on our YouTube channel! Find more resources on our website: gladl.org/curiousgladl. New storytimes go up each week!
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1/15/2021
Video premiere Jan 25 at 11 am | Kit available starting Jan 15

Make a fun craft at home with our Take Home Craft kits. Kit include supplies and instructions. Note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Includes activity sheet with books & other library materials related to the craft.

An instructional video by GLADL staff creating each craft debuts on the GLADL YouTube Channel  on the dates shown above. Kits are available first come, first serve. 
 

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1/18/2021
Take-Home Craft: Sharpie Tie-dye Face Mask
Video premiere Jan 18 at 11 am| Kit available starting Jan 8

Make a fun craft at home with our Take Home Craft kits. Kit include supplies and instructions. Note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Includes activity sheet with books & other library materials related to the craft.

An instructional video by GLADL staff creating each craft debuts on the GLADL YouTube Channel  on the dates shown above. Kits are available first come, first serve. 
 

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1/21/2021
Join us on our YouTube Channel to explore myths, legends and fairy tales from many cultures. New content premieres twice a month.
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1/21/2021
Among Us is a free online game of teamwork and betrayal where players must communicate and cooperate to survive. A Game Code to access our lobby will be posted on to Facebook Event Listing (click on the discussion tab) at 6:55pm on the day of the game. Download Among Us for your PC, iOS & Android to play!  Suggested ages 10+.
 

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1/22/2021 - 2/1/2021
TAKE HOME CRAFTS
An instructional video by GLADL staff creating each craft debuts on the GLADL YouTube Channel on the dates shown. Kits available first come, first serve.
 
Take-Home Craft: Valentine’s Cards
Video premiere Feb. 1 at 11am| Kit available starting Jan. 22
 

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1/22/2021
Listen, play & sing along virtually with new stories and old favorites on our YouTube channel! Find more resources on our website: gladl.org/curiousgladl. New storytimes go up each week!
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1/22/2021
Download the Free App to your device and join us for fun trivia challenges! Challenge your friends and family—who will be the Trivia champion?
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1/25/2021
Video premiere Jan 25 at 11 am | Kit available starting Jan 15

Make a fun craft at home with our Take Home Craft kits. Kit include supplies and instructions. Note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Includes activity sheet with books & other library materials related to the craft.

An instructional video by GLADL staff creating each craft debuts on the GLADL YouTube Channel  on the dates shown above. Kits are available first come, first serve. 
 

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1/27/2021
Join the GLADL Crew via Zoom and we'll bring the games to your screen. Quiplash XL pits two players against each other to answer humorous prompts like: “What's something you'd be surprised to see a donkey do?”  Other players and the audience vote for their favorite answer. The player whose answer receives the most votes wins!

 

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1/29/2021 - 2/8/2021
An instructional video by GLADL staff creating each craft debuts on the GLADL YouTube Channel on the dates shown. Kits available first come, first serve. 

Take-Home Craft: Cookie Craft
Video premiere Feb. 8 at 11 am| Kit available starting Jan. 29
 

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1/29/2021
Listen, play & sing along virtually with new stories and old favorites on our YouTube channel! Find more resources on our website: gladl.org/curiousgladl. New storytimes go up each week!
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If you would like to submit a local community event to be included in our calendar, please submit your event online.  

Submissions will ONLY be approved for those local community events that will take place within the Grand Ledge Public School (GLPS) District or that are sponsored by a local business or organization that is housed with the GLPS District.

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